Standard guitar tuning:EADGBENo capo
B A G A B A G A B A G A B A GD Up to my ears In bitter Ctears Can't believe I've Dsunk this low As I wEalk the plankton Inner sanctum D Got outta dodge Sailed on a Cbon-less bon voyage You said DNorth I headed South Tossed Eoverboard Good Lord, that's a really large Dmouth
ChorusB I'm sAleeping with Gfishes here A In the belly of the Bwhale I'm Ahighly nutGritious here A In the belly of the Bwhale Bad Afood, lousy aGtmosphere A I don't wanna bellyaBche How lAong is this Ggonna take DWoke up this morning kinda Cblue Thinking through that Dage-old question EHow to exit a whale's digestion DIt might behoove me to be Cheaved DHead out like a Ehuman comet
ChorusB I'm Asleeping with Gfishes here A In the belly of the Bwhale I'm Ahighly nutGritious here A In the belly of the Bwhale I'm Aready to rGeappear A I don't wanna bellyBache Lord, Ahow long's this gGonna take B End times they come Arolling around B Enzymes they come Cbreaking us down to the core B The good Lord grants we Aall get a Gsecond chance
ChorusB I'm Aone of the Gdishes here A In the belly of the Bwhale They Asay I'm deGlicious here A In the belly of the Bwhale Lord, Aplease make him cGhuck me out A It's a gut call Bin the Abelly of the Gwhale A I'm in the belly of the wBhale In the Abelly of the Gwhale I'm Ain the belly B In the Abelly of the Gwhale I'm Ain the belly of the Bwhale In the Abelly of the Gwhale I'm Ain the belly In the Bbelly of the whale In an uAnderwater jail It's a tGight squeeze It's a-gettin' Ato me But it's Broomier than the tail Hey, Asailor Got my flow free Like a saGlmon to the sea From the L.A. SymphoAny I'm a Bpaddleboat Paddlin' in their wake A fAake free-styler But my Gunemployment pays I'm avAoiding cliches Like "Bwhale of a tale" stale Or "you Acan't keep A good man dGown," 'Cause you Acan And I've been there man But I've Bbeen expectorated I'm elAated I'm free Like GWillie Happy day Oops tAhat's a bit of a cliche Now the guitar plays this: BWhiAle GtheAy rBepeAat tGhe AsamBe lAineG: A B A G A B A G "In the belly of the whale"